Paper and Card Collection

What can I recycle in the Blue Paper and Card Box?

Yes Please

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines and Catalogues             
  • Leaflets and Brochures
  • Junk Mail
  • Envelopes - including ones with windows       
  • Shredded Paper (please place at the bottom of your bin)    
  • White Office Paper
  • Telephone Directories
  • Wrapping Paper (except foil lined or metallic)
  • Soft Backed Books
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Ready Meal Sleeves
  • Kitchen and Toliet Roll Tubes
  • Cardboard Boxes ( please flatten and place large boxes nest to the blue box) 
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Food and Drink Cartons e.g. Tetra Pak
  • Greetings Cards (with glitter, metal and other non-paper decorations removed if applicable) 
  • Egg Boxes

No thanks - all of these should be placed in your Pink Sacks

  • Household plastic packaging (including plastic film)
  • Plastic bottles and lids
  • Drink Cans and Food Tins

No thanks - all of these should be placed in your Black Sacks

  • Kitchen Roll
  • Tissues and Wipes
  • Heavily Food Stained Paper and Card

Page last updated: 24/08/2017